As the Queen biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ proved, the best music biopics can have a cultural impact that goes far beyond devoted fans. Here are 30 must-sees.
Thanks to the release of Queen’s 'Bohemian Rhapsody' biopic, sales of the band’s 'Greatest Hits', which was first released in 1981, have soared.
After breaking box office records around the world, the much-acclaimed film premiered on HBO on Saturday, 6 July.
As yet untitled, the musical will be directed by Michael Mayer and produced by Ken Davenport and Bob Gaudio.
Earlier this year it was announced that the much-acclaimed biopic had made over $900 million at the global box office.
The guitarist posted photos from outside Mercury’s childhood home, his school and more.
The highest grossing music biopic of all time, 'Bohemian Rhapsody' is already beginning to spur spin-offs for audiences still fanatical for the film.
The untitled film centres around George’s early beginnings in an Irish a working-class family and his meteoric rise to fame as the frontman for the 80s pop force Culture Club.
“We look forward to celebrating the anniversary of this special album with you all,” said frontman Robert Smith of the event, “and remember: this album was mixed to be played loud… so...
The Queen frontman performed ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ during his own audition for the show in 2009.
2019 will mark the 40th anniversary of the legendary alt-rock band's debut album 'Three Imaginary Boys.'
The film's international gross now stands at $685m, while its takings in the US total $216m.
The politically-charged new song is the star's first solo work in more than five years.
Canada’s Annerin Theatricals have revived the musical, which debuted in 2002, for its latest touring production, which kicks off on 3 September with a six-night residency in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The band's as-yet-untitled new record is the hotly-anticipated follow-up to 2008's '4:13'.
'A Star Is Born' now has the most weeks at No. 1 for a live-action film soundtrack since Disney Channel’s TV movie 'High School Musical 2' in 2007.